Conference

Agricultural Bankers Conference

$350; $275 Ag Section Members Wednesday, April 11, 2018 9:00 AM Kalahari Convention Center, 1305 Kalahari Drive, Wisconsin Dells Register

This annual meeting of the WBA Agricultural Bankers Section brings together agricultural bankers from all around the state of Wisconsin for education and networking. Attendees will benefit from over 7 hours of presentations from nationally recognized speakers; network with more than 140 banking peers; and meet several exhibitors who offer products and services geared for ag banking. You won't want to miss this great event!

The 2018 Agricultural Bankers Conference will be held on April 11-12 at the Kalahari Resort & Convention Center in Wisconsin Dells. The conference will kick off at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday and adjourn at Noon on Thursday.

2018 Conference Speakers Include:

  • Dr. Marin Bozic, Assistant Professor, Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota - Dairy Market Situation & Outlook
  • Edwin Elfmann, Senior Vice President of Agricultural and Rural Banking Policy, American Bankers Association - Update from Washington
  • Dr. Jason Henderson, Associate Dean and Director of Purdue Extension, College of Agriculture Administration, Purdue University - Positioning Ag for Future Profitability
  • Dr. Matt Roberts, Managing Director, The Kernmantle Group - Global Economy in 2018 and Beyond; The Good News About the Ag Markets
  • Michael Semmann & Jon Turke, Wisconsin Bankers Association - Wisconsin Government Relations Update

Watch for more information as the full conference agenda is announced! 

Click Register for more information on the speakers, conference agenda, hotel room block information and to register online.

Banker Registration:
The registration fee of $350/attendee includes conference materials, Wednesday refreshments, lunch and reception; and Thursday breakfast and refreshments. Members of the WBA Ag Bankers Section* receive a discounted registration fee of $275/member. 

*Membership in the WBA Ag Bankers Section is by individual membership, not by bank membership. Please contact WBA's Lori Kalscheuer via email or at 608.441.1250 with any questions regarding section membership. Section members should use this special registration link in order to receive section member pricing.

Exhibitor Registration:
Exhibit Booths are available for $500 and includes registration for one attendee. Additional booth attendees can be registered for $250/attendee. Click Register for additional exhibitor and sponsorship information.

Click Register for more information on the speakers, conference agenda, hotel room block information and to register online.


$350; $275 Ag Section Members Wednesday, April 11, 2018 9:00 AM Kalahari Convention Center, 1305 Kalahari Drive, Wisconsin Dells Register